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  • WordPress for iPhone is coming soon

    WordPress have confirmed and shown (video) of the upcoming iPhone application that will let users not only post to WordPress.com blogs, but like techAU, WordPress-based blogs. This is one of the key features of the iPhone that I’m after, to be able to blog from anywhere in the world...
  • Holigraphic Google Earth video

    Holigrams are something we’ve been promised are coming for years, but still in 2008 remain illusive. Well this working sample gets us closer than ever. In the video the user controls Google Earth using hand gestures. I want it, I want it now! This looks insanely futuristic and would...
  • Game On Exhibition Review

    Game On is an exhibition that features a largely playable representation of the history of gaming. All the classics were there – the Commodore 64, through the Dreamcast, GameCube through to the current-gen consoles. Unfortunately the above image (taken outside) was the only photo we were able to snap...
  • techAU welcomes Shoutoo as sponsor

    I’m very happy to announce and welcome http://shoutoo.com as a sponsor of techAU for the next 12 months. Shoutoo is a great Australian-based service that lets you communicate with your friends, whilst allowing you to not only send short messages, but images, videos, links and even post to a...
  • Spore Creature Creator now available

    Today the much anticipated new gaming title – Spore gave users their first taste of the game with the public release of the creature creator. While this is labelled a ‘trial’ the Spore creature creator installer certainly has its issues. After downloading the 200+ Mb windows installer, I run...
  • Vodafone add pre-registration for iPhone 3G

    More @ Vodafone...
  • iPhone 3G available from Vodafone and Optus July 11th

      Optus are taking pre-orders for up to 3 iPhones. More @ http://www.optusiphone.com.au/home.aspx and http://www.apple.com/au/iphone/buy/...
  • New Windows Live Writer – tech preview ads a bunch of new features

    There’s a new version of the blogging application Windows Live Writer. Currently in the ‘Technical Preview’ stage, there’s a bunch of new features: Tabbed views – Edit / Preview / Source Image cropping and rotating (can’t use this if you copy + paste an image into a post, only...
  • techAU Podcast Episode #32 – Dual Demo, available now

    This weeks episode of the podcast is now available. Show notes are below. IntroThis week I co-hosted another podcast called Tech Twist with Chris Carney, we chatted about all things tech for about an hour. Head over to http://techtwistblog.com/ and download episode 21. Story 1 – iPhone 2 launch...
  • Woopra update to 1.1.2.1, adds multi-monitor support

    New in this version of Woopra, the web analytics application, is multi-monitor support. Personally I use multiple monitors on all systems I use (laptop excluded). When maximizing the Live Geographic Map in previous versions of Woopra, it would open on an unspecified monitor (sometimes your primary, when you really...
  • iPrimus offering 200Gb for $79.95

    As more Australians adopt ADSL2+ and discover that extra speeds clearly mean you’ll be downloading more. ISP’s are finally starting to extend download caps, to more reasonable amounts. iPrimus are now offering ADSL2+ plans with 200Gb downloads per month, for just $79.95. There are a couple of downsides. 24 month...
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    Mossberg interviews Gates, Balmer @ All Things Digital (D6)

    The All Things Digital event is happening right now, it’s tipped that Microsoft (specifically Bill Gates and Steve Balmer) will showcase Windows 7’s new UI. I’ve searched around for the best coverage, most live streaming attempts has failed. The best immediate coverage I’ve found is from cNet’s live blogging,...
  • techAU Podcast Episode #31 – Now with PS3, available now

    This weeks episode of the podcast is now available. Show notes are below. Intro Featured on iTunes this week Story 1 – iPhone 2 may support GPSThis offers enormous potential. http://www.crunchgear.com/2008/05/23/iphone-20-to-use-gps-data-for-geotagging/ Story 2 – Australia to get fastest iPhone in the world ?http://www.engadget.com/2008/05/23/3g-iphone-to-support-42mbps-evolved-hspa-data/ http://www.crunchgear.com/2008/05/23/aussies-to-get-fastest-iphone-in-the-world/ Story 3 – Internet Convergence...
  • Seriously futuristic, seriously cool tennis

    Clothing company Lacoste has released a very slick futuristic look at how tennis may look in the future.. They’re celebrating 75 years, so why not dream about what the world will be like in another 75 (2083). It’s fun to dream sometimes.. especially when that dream comes with sweet...
  • techAU Podcast Episode #30 – Shoutoo available now

    Episode #28 of the podcast is available now. This week I cover: GTA IV Review Review – http://au.gamespot.com/ps3/action/grandtheftauto4/review.html?mode=web Rockstar sells 6 Million copies ($400M) in 5 days – http://www.vgchartz.com/news/news.php?id=1126 Vodafone to offer iPhone in Australia Not exclusive No pricing No release date Microsoft XP SP3 now available via Windows...
  • WorldWide Telescope now available in Spring Beta

    Just installed Microsoft Research’s WorldWide Telescope application that lets you take a look at the sky.   After using the WWT for some time now, I’m considerably underwhelmed. I have no doubt for those astronomers out there, this is the best thing since sliced bread, but if your someone like me, who...
  • Introducing.. Shoutoo

    If you’ve ever felt twitter’s limit of 140 characters of text has been too restrictive, then Shoutoo’s got you covered. It allows for images, embedded videos. Currently there’s video support for YouTube, vimeo, jumpcut and eyespot. Also supported are links to mp3, mp4,mov, and m4v files, which playback in the...
  • GRID Demo now on Xbox Live Marketplace

    I strongly recommend racing fans check this one out. GRID is the hot new driving game with graphics that are nothing short of stunning. Available on Xbox 360, PS3, PC, Nintendo DS. More @ CodeMasters...
  • Watch Episode #30 be filmed + edited on techAU Live! – 11am tomorrow

    Tomorrow morning at 11am (GMT +10) I’ll be streaming live for the first time while filming an episode of techAU. This will be episode #30 of techAU, I’m looking to film, edit and publish all in the same day, I’ll leave the camera running for most of the day....
  • MicZune MarketPlace 2.5 ads video store UI refresh

    CrunchGear are reporting Microsoft’s Zune Marketplace has received an upgrade to version 2.5. The new version brings TV show downloads, similar to that already offered via the Xbox Live Marketplace. This seems like a natural extension, which would allow users to view the movie where they like (i.e. Zune,...

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